Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Douglas Ard, Florence - Douglas Alton Ard, 68, of Florence, died Thursday, August 14, 2014, at Carolinas Hospital. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cain Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Mr. Ard was born in Kingstree, the son of the late Albert and Lexie Gainey Ard. Two brothers, Joseph Ard and Michael Ard, preceded him in death. He was a member and Deacon of the First Baptist Church of Kingstree. He worked for many years as a serviceman for Santee Electric Cooperative. Survivors are: his wife, Judith Evans Ard; one daughter, Marsha Tunstall (Larry) of Florence; one son, Brian Ard (Amy) of Kingstree; two brothers, Phillip Ard (Bobbie) of Barnesville, Georgia; and Aubrey Ard (Janie) of Manning; three sisters, Bertha Ann Chandler (Don) of Kingstree; Phyllis Earles (Dennis) of Cumberland Gap, Tennessee; and Peggy Sutton (Danny) of Knoxville, Tennessee; and four grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Kingstree, 400 N. Academy Street, Kingstree, SC 29556.